Rental event Venues
The Chehalem Cultural Center is the perfect place for your event. Whether it is a corporate meeting, wedding, reception, or other family occasion, we have both the flexible spaces and the affordable rates to make your event successful and memorable. Located in the heart of Newberg, the Cultural Center is steps away from fine restaurants, wineries, lodging, public parking, and the historical downtown area.
*In addition to space rental, supportive equipment (projector, portable screen, a small PA system, etc.) is available to rent directly through the Cultural Center at reasonable rates (and without delivery charges).
Central Grand Ballroom
The Chehalem Cultural Center's premier venue is the Central Grand Ballroom, an elegant 5,200 sq.ft. multi-purpose space suitable for weddings, fundraisers, trade shows, business conferences, and other community events. Fully equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment and wi-fi, this flexible space can accommodate up to 320 seated guests for a comfortable dining experience.
Front Campus Forecourt
The Center's grand exterior space is a perfect option for booth exhibits, fundraisers, and community gatherings. Throughout the year, this area is home to several community events including Tunes on Tuesday, the Camellia Festival, and much more.
• great for fundraisers/booth exhibits
• water & electricity available
• parking available behind the Center
• located adjacent to the Newberg Public Library
• tables and chairs available
The Lobby & Gallery
This common area will accommodate up to 100 guests with architecture and natural lighting that will brighten any occasion. Your guests can gather among fine art, sip a glass of wine, and enjoy each other’s company.
The Community Room
Our most popular rental space, this classroom or conference room will accommodate groups of up to 30 people. Flexibility and affordability are this room’s strongest assets; it also includes a small sink for light refreshment preparation. Additional classrooms are also available (see below).
Black Box Theater
Looking to host a small concert, poetry reading or performing arts event? This intimate performance space can seat up to 60 audience members and boasts a private bathroom, box office counter, and seating risers. Visit the Black Box Theater to explore its vast potential for your event.
Two classrooms are available.
Seating for up to 45 people each.